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HI-Ottawa Jail
75 Nicholas Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1N7B9

For Reservation & inquiries:
613.235.2595
1.866.299.1478
Fax:
613.235.9202


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4-Bed Jail Cell

Save, make new friends and get that unique jail experience by staying in this co-ed room which sleeps four in bunk beds.
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6-Bed Jail Cell

Save, make new friends and get that unique jail experience by staying in this room which sleeps six in bunk beds.
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8-Bed Room

For those looking for a more traditional hostel style accommodation. These large and spacious rooms are great for people on a budget wanting a little more space and quietness.
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4-Bed Room

For those looking for a more traditional hostel style accommodation. These large and spacious rooms are great for people on a budget wanting a little more space and quietness.

Private Rooms

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Authentic Jail Cell

A truly once-in-a-lifetime experience usually not available without actually breaking the law.
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Double Jail Cell

For white collar criminals and hostellers alike. Cozy cell with a double bed and electricity to charge your equipment.
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Twin Jail Cell

Private cell with two bunk beds, for friends travelling together or a single inmate looking for more space.
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Deluxe Double Room

These comfortable rooms can sleep up to two in a double bed and include en-suite or kitchenette facilities.
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Double Room

A traditional private room with a made double bed and hardwood floors.

Facilities

  • Computer Kiosks
  • Parking
  • Laundry
  • Linen included
  • Luggage storage
  • Self catering kitchen
  • TV room
  • WI-FI
  • Backyard
  • Breakfast included
  • Common room
  • Library
  • Lockers
  • Meals available
  • Tourist info
  • Winter access
  • Pub

Highlights

  • Located downtown close to all attractions
  • Home of Mugshots - Ottawa's only jail bar
  • Set in a former prison
  • Breakfast served from 8:30 am to 10:30 am

Useful info

  • Open: Year round
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Authentic Jail Cell

A truly once-in-a-lifetime experience usually not available without actually breaking the law. This small cell (3' x 9') with one single bed recreates the experiences faced by inmates with a few upgrades including electricity, and locks that you can open from the inside! Shared washrooms are down the hall.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi

4-Bed Jail Cell

Our smallest shared rooms sleep four in bunkbeds, perfect for a group of friends or families travelling together who want that unique jail experience. Plus you can lock and unlock the authentic cell doors from the inside or outside! Shared washrooms are down the hall. Available in co-ed only.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi

Double Jail Cell

For white collar criminals and hostellers alike. Cozy cell with a double bed, a lamp, a bedside table, electricity to charge your equipment and a lock you can operate from both sides of the cell door.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi

Twin Jail Cell

Private cell with two bunk beds, for friends travelling together or a single inmate looking for more space. The room contains electric plugs, lamps and and a lock you can operate from both sides of the cell door.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi

6-Bed Jail Cell

Perfect for larger groups of friends or families looking to lock themselves up for the night or two. Can sleep up to six people in bunks and is also available as a shared dorm/cell.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi

8-Bed Room

For those looking for a more traditional hostel style accommodation. These large and spacious rooms are great for people on a budget wanting a little more space and quietness. Some of them have sinks.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Locker
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi
  • A/C

Deluxe Double Room

These comfortable rooms can sleep up to two in a double bed and include en-suite or kitchenette facilities.

what's included

  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi
  • A/C

Double Room

A traditional private room with a made double bed and hardwood floors. Shared bathrooms are on the same floor.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi
  • A/C

4-Bed Room

For those looking for a more traditional hostel style accommodation. These large and spacious rooms are great for people on a budget wanting a little more space and quietness. Some of them have sinks.

what's included

  • Free Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Locker
  • Linens
  • Wi-Fi
  • A/C